Wild captain Mikko Koivu has been named to the NHL All-Star Game. In seven seasons, it’s Koivu’s first All-Star appearance. It’ll be played Jan. 29 in Ottawa.
Canoe carrying 4 overturns near St. John's University
Of the four, only one was wearing a lifejacket when the boat capsized Wednesday.
MN's craft alcohol makers back new push to loosen state's liquor laws
The pushback includes loosening restrictions on growler sales for bigger craft breweries and a more direct line of spirit sales to customers.
Twin Cities placed in tornado watch ahead of intense line of storms
Photo above is a view from Marshall as the line of storms moved through Thursday evening.
Tornado watch in MN as intense line of storms blasts through
The tornado watch is in effect until midnight.
Rare 'particularly dangerous situation' weather watch issued in SW MN
The warning covers an area of Minnesota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Nebraska.
Dad and 2 children killed in western Wisconsin house fire
A devastating house fire happened early Thursday morning.
2 suspects involved in Brooklyn Park armed carjacking
The incident happened Wednesday night near a shopping center and Cub.
Man sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for child pornography
Alexander John Odegaard was sentenced in U.S. District Court Tuesday.
Victim in I-90 crash was storm-chasing meteorologist from Mexico
Martha Llanos Rodriguez died in the wreck on I-90.
Tickets still available for Minnesota State Fair preview event
The five-day Minnesota State Fair taster event, featuring over 30 food and drink vendors, is making its return at the end of the month.
Fletcher: injured Mikko Koivu to miss All-Star game
Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher confirmed to the Star Tribune that Mikko Koivu will miss the NHL All-Star game because of his shoulder injury. Koivu will be replaced on the roster by Edmonton's Jordan Eberle.
Wild players ignored in All-Star voting
Fan voting for the NHL All-Star Game ended Wednesday and the vote didn't go well for the Minnesota Wild. Not a single player finished in the top 20 for forwards, defensemen or goalies. Fans choose the first six players voted in, and four of the six play for Ottawa -- the host city for the January 29 game.
Koivu practices again, close to returning
Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu celebrated his 29th birthday by practicing for the second time in three days. He tells the Star Tribune that his shoulder injury is "getting better each and every day." Koivu has missed 20 of the Wild's past 24 games.
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